English movies space witnesses an increase in overall ratings; AXN & Discovery rule respective genres

MUMBAI:  According to week 19 of BARC India rating, 6 Mega Cities: NCCS AB: 4+ Individuals, AXN continued to dominate the English entertainment space while Movies Now dominated the English movies genre.

English Entertainment genre witnessed a mixed bag of ratings in this week while English movies space saw an increase in the viewership.

The infotainment space was yet again topped by Discovery Channel.

English Entertainment

AXN stood at the number one position with an increase in its rating from 221 Impressions (000s) to 260 Impressions (000s) this week. Zee Cafe climbed up the ladder and grabbed the second berth with 221 Impressions (000s) followed by Comedy Central with 172 Impressions (000s) taking the third position.  

Colors Infinity SD witnessed a decline in the ratings with 95 Impressions (000s) this week compared to 121 Impressions (000s) in week 18 taking the fourth position.  Star World with 78 Impressions (000s) took the fifth position.

English Movies

Movies Now sustained the number one position with 3160 Impressions (000s) followed by Star Movies with an increase in the ratings bagging the second position with 2870 compared to 2915 Impressions (000s) in week 18. Sony Pix with 1989Impressions (000s) took the third berth followed by HBO which grabbed the fourth place with 1671 Impressions (000s). Zee Studio bagged the fifth position with 1284 Impressions (000s). 


Discovery Channel dominated the space with 4593 Impressions (000s), followed by History TV 18 with 3967 Impressions (000s) on the second spot. 

National Geographic Channel secured third spot with 3131 Impressions (000s). Animal Planet with 3085 Impressions (000s) and Nat Geo Wild with 2207 Impressions (000s) are on fourth and fifth positions respectively.

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